Caitlin Harnett - MusicNSW

EP Launch Photo by Tony Ralph50

Caitlin is just 19 years old, but the maturity and credibility of her songwriting has quickly captured the attention of audiences and music industry insiders. 2009 has seen Caitlin indepdendently release her debut ep ‘Tiny Spark’ where each song has been featured in Australian shows and films around the country. Caitlin was also named runner up in the 2009 Vanda and Young Songwriting awards.

1. What was the first band you saw live?
Dixie Chicks with my ma when I was about 6

2. What’d you learn from them?
The magic of three part harmony…wow

3. Got any pre-gig rituals?
On the way to a gig I’ll always listen to my ipod and then when I get there I either get nervous and talk a lot or don’t talk at all!

4. What do you think is the most important issue affecting music in NSW is today?
Technology, you are going to ruin the beauty of opening a record, reading the lyrics and looking at the pictures, stop!

5. If you weren’t a musician what do you reckon you’d be doing?
I would be a librarian! You can actually do courses on becoming a librarian!

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